ASU held the university's first Academic Bowl Oct. 12 - Nov. 6, featuring 16 college teams competing for scholarship prizes and the President's Cup trophy. Andrew Holle, part of the winning team from the Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering, kisses the trophy as teammates Amy Teegarden Karl Sturm watch.
The competition, sponsored by the offices of Public Affairs and Student Affairs, is modeled after the national College Bowl. Four-member teams squared off in a question-and-answer format on a wide range of subjects, including current events, history, science, sports and culture. The four members of the winning team will each receive $4,500 in scholarships.
The final rounds of the 2006 Academic Bowl were held at Eight/KAET-TV studios on ASU's Tempe campus and will be aired at 5 p.m., Nov. 19.
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